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Gertrude Rix of Hemlock NY

Gertrude Rix sits at the front and center of the school faculty in 1930 at Hemlock NY. From left to right are:

Back row: Harrison A. Reed, Robert J. Jerome, Leonard C. Briggs, Woodrow W. Ace.

Front row: Mabel I. Ace, Lois I. Gibbs (President), Gertrude G. Rix, Ruth M. Morrell (Sec.-Treas.), Elizabeth M. Paine (Class Advisor).

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The Parents of Gertrude Rix

George H. Rix and Elizabeth Schurf Rix

Rix Family Tree


Schurf Family Tree

The Obituary of Gerturde Rix

26 August 1894 - 8 March 1985

From unknown newspaper

Gertrude Rix formerly of Hemlock died March 8, 1985 in Cheektowaga, NY.

She was born Aug. 26, 1894, the daughter of George and Lisa Sherift Rix.

Prior to retirement she was a school teacher in Hemlock and Amherst High School. She was a member of the New York State Retired Teachers Association.

She is survived by many cousins and many dear friends, including Mrs. Frances Florkowski of Cheektowaga and Mrs. Jane Rummings of Buffalo.

Graveside services will be held in Evergreen Cemetery, Springwater at a later date. Arrangements are by Brown-Drowne Funeral Home, Livonia.

The Burial of Gertrude Rix

Evergreen Cemetery in Springwater NY